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Hoogetwone’s funding is very low and to get what the school needs to teach our children we will need everyone’s help to meet our goal of a fun, safe, and simulating school year of all of our children.
Please come to the meeting once a month on the 2nd Thursday of the month at Hoogetowne Middle school at 6pm. If your unable to make the meeting please sign up to volunteer of any of our events this year. We are a team! Parents are the back bone of every seccussfull school year. Lets make this happen together!
2013-14 PTG Board is as follows (voted at 8/27/13 PTG Meeting …Updated 2/3/2014-kam)
If your student went on the year end trip to the Northeast Pool and you would like a free copy of the pictures on CD, please send me a message with your phone number and address. I will be happy to get a memorable copy of the pictures to you.
Have a wonderful year
Dates to Remember
Year End Trip Yankee Candle Fundraiser –ends Friday May 2nd.
Next PTG Meeting is May 6th at 2:45pm. All are welcome.
Thirty-One Raffle ends May 9th. Drawing will be held on May 12th at 3:00pm.
Year End Trip May 16th from 9am – 2:00pm. This event if for year end trip participants only.
8th Grade Social – May 23rd from 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Free to all 8th graders at Hoggetowne. Only 8th graders may attend this event.
8th Grade Breakfast – May 29th from 8:30am – 9:30am
Free to all 8th graders at Hoggetowne. Only 8th graders may attend this event
8th Grade Graduation Practice – May 29th right after breakfast.
8th Grade Graduation – May 30th from 6:00pm -8:00pm
Free to all.
Last day of school is June 5th.
As with all school events, if you receive a referral the week of the event you will be unable to attend the event.
April 8, 2014
Present at the meeting: Shelia Miller, (President), Karrie Munkittrick (Vice President), Jill Dumas (parent), Erin King (parent), Shemedra Thomas (parent), and Nelda Lopez (Principle).
Quorum was met.
Treasurer report: $1543.87
We will be hosting the Spring Fling on Friday, April 11th. We will have Pizza, Hot dogs, nachos and cheese and drinks. Lynn Williams is in charge of the decoration committee. We will ask for donations of whirlagigs, kites and food. We will also look for chaperone.
We will be having a yearend trip fundraiser in April with Yankee Candles. That sale will begin on April 18 and run until May 2nd. We will have a web site set up to promote sales for the Yankee Candles. We will hand out packets to the students on April 18th. Due to FCAT the packets will go out the week of April 21st.
The Year End Trip date is set for May 16th from 10:00am until 2:00pm; with breakfast starting at 8:15am.
It will be held at the Northeast Pool and Citizens Park. We will discuss the games at the next meeting. We will have lunch catered by BubbaQue’s. Some of the games discussed where 3 legged race, potatoes sack race, water balloon toss, limbo and tug of war. We also made of list of things to bring and not to bring. No floatation devices are allowed at the pool. Two piece swim suits will be covered with either a tank top or tee-shirt. They need to come to school dress in field trip attire, (red field trip tee-shirt), pants, and closed toed shoes. They should bring a change of clothing, sun block and a first aid kit.
Amber Sapp the consultant that did the Thirty-One fundraiser donated 7 items for us to raffle off. All of the items are bags except for 2; which are key chains. We will attempt to put this together to run the raffle from April 18th until May 9 and have the drawings on May 12th; with Shelly at the school collecting the money. Four of the bags will be raffled for $5.00 for each chance and three of the bags; the small tote and key chains, will be $1.00 for each chance. They will purchase the ticket and put it in the box of the item they want to win. We will have a picture of them items on the boxes along with the price of the tickets and the size of the bags.
We will be in charge of the 8th grade social and the breakfast. Karrie will get a list of 8th grade names for the goodie bags and Shelia will order the items for the goodie bags. The 8th grade social and breakfast will be discussed at the next meeting.
The last day of school is June 5th.
The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 6th at 2:45pm.
Shelia adorned the meeting at 4:18pm.
We will be discussing the Spring Fling dance, up coming fundraisers and the year end trip. We would love to have you join us.
Lynn called the meeting to order at 2:45pm.
Present at the meeting: Shelia Miller, (President), Lynn Williams (Secretary), Janet Nobles (parent), Jackie (grandparent), and Ms. Lowe (teacher).
Quorum was met.
Old Business: Approved February minutes.Money from the candy bar sale was turned in. There are still 2 boxes of candy bars to sell. Lynn Williams turned in all the receipts that were turned over to her for the BBQ. She also had $40.00 cash and a $3.00 check. We made $155.00 on the Thirty-One fundraiser. The dance made $313.49 and the Ornament sale turned out to be $148.00.
Treasurer report: as of 2/25/2014 the balance is $1175.87.
New Business: Lynn will contact the pool to see what we need to do to reserve the pool for May 16th and if Citizens Field will be available for us to use for our games. Aquatic pool manager is Marcel Waters at 334-5067. We need permission from Faculty Advisor for Citizens Field for the field games (waiting for a call back).
The PTG will host a Spring Fling dance on April 11th. The pre-sale will begin on April 3rd with the prices of $10.00; which will include 1 admission ticket and 6 food tickets. The tickets will sell at the door for $15.00 and will included the same; 1 admission ticket and 6 food tickets. There will also be food tickets for sale the night of the dance for $1.00 each. The food prices will be hot dogs (2 tickets), pizza (2 tickets), chips (1 ticket), baked goods (1 ticket), soda & water (1 ticket). Decorations were discussed, Lynn will be in charge of the decorating committee. We will decorate the great hall with Icicle lights, kites, flowers and pinwheels in vases or pots. We need tape that will not damage the walls. Stephanie Williams (Jordan’s cousin) will be there to help Lynn decorate. We will cover the hallway doors with spring wrapping paper to take photo’s in front of it and sell at the dance. Price for pictures will be decided at the next meeting. Lynn will collect money and tickets at the door the night of the dance. The dance will be from 6-9pm. As with the last dance we will ask for donations of canned soda, bottled water, baked goods, and hot dog rolls.
We will be having a yearend trip fundraiser in April with Yankee Candles. That sale will begin on April 18 and run until May 2nd. We will have a web site set up to promote sales for the Yankee Candles. We will hand out packets to the students on April 18th.
The Year End Trip date is set for May 16th from 10:00am until 1:30pm; with breakfast starting at 8:15am.
Amber Sapp the consultant that did the Thirty-One fundraiser donated 7 items for us to raffle off. All of the items are bags except for 2; which are key chains. We will attempt to put this together to run the raffle from March 17 until March 21st; with Shelly at the school collecting the money. Most of the bags will be raffled for $5.00 for each chance and the small tote and key chains will be $1.00 for each chance. They will purchase the ticket and put it in the box of the item they want to win. We will have a picture of the item on the front of the box. Drawing will be held on March 31st pending the sale starting on March 17th.
Shelia will send out an email to remind the parents that this is the last month to collect box tops. The students should turn their box tops into the teacher and the teachers should turn them over to Shelly. Then Jackie will pick them up from Shelly.
We have agreed to help with the 8th grade graduation. They need a speaker, non-denominational person to give the invocation, goody bags with items with the students names on it and volunteers that do not have an 8th grader to serve refreshments after the graduation. The graduation will be on May 30th at 6:00pm at a place still to be determined, depending on how many students register for the event. The cost of the event per student is $50.00, which will include a cap and gown, diploma, diploma holder and breakfast. We will ask for baked good donations from the parents and buy the cake.
Picture day is Friday, March 14th.
The last day of school is June 5th.
The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 8th at 3:00pm.
Shelia adorned the meeting at 4:19pm.
Shelia called the meeting to order at 3.00pm.
Present at the meeting: Shelia Miller, (President), Karrie Munkittrick, (Vice President), Jill Dumas (parent).
Old Business: Approval of January minutes. Still have 2 boxes of candy bars to sell.
Treasurer report: as of 1/14/2014 the balance is $1030.38.
New Business: We will be doing a Thirty One fundraiser in February. Packets will be handed out on January 31st and orders need to be turned in by February 14th. This is not a year end fundraiser.
We will also be selling Sweet Grams from February 10th through February 13th. They will be handed out last period on February 14th by Jill and Michelle. They will sell for $1.00 for a pop and $2.00 for a bag.
We do need volunteers to sell the sweet grams in February.
We will sponsor a dance on February 14th. The pre-sale will start on February 10 and sell through the 14th. The tickets will cost $10.00 for pre-sale and $15.00 at the door. Extra meal tickets will also be sold at the door for $1.00 each. Any student with a referral that week will be unable to attend. The tickets include 1 admission ticket and 5 meal tickets. We will have Hot dogs, chips, soda, water, nachos & cheese, pizza and baked goods. We have Ms. Nelda, Ms. Cathy, Ms. Lauren, Chuck Miller, and Owen Williams who will chaperone the dance.
We will be having a year-end trip fundraiser in April with Yankee Candles. That sale will begin on April 18 and run until May 2nd. We will have a web site set up to promote sales for the Yankee Candles.
The Year End Trip date is set for May 16th.
The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 11th at 3:00pm.
Shelia adorned the meeting at 4:15pm.